Language and literature: Managing assessment in the MYP

PD Topic area:  MYP
Language:  English
Level:  Cat 3

PYP & MYP & DP & SSS Workshops in Categories 1 & 2 & 3 in Dubai United Arab Emirates

Important information, terms and conditions:

Please read carefully prior to registering


After the official closing deadline (3 weeks before start date), please contact IB answers for registration. Late registrations are subject to a surcharge of EUR 70. 


(sets in 3 weeks before start date)

EUR 860

EUR 930

* PD registration fees include tax, with the exception of Swiss schools and individuals, whose fees are subject to an additional Swiss VAT of 8%. 


Workshop name PD Topic area Language Level
Administrators (CLOSED) DP English Cat 1
Librarians DP English Cat 1
Business management DP English Cat 2
Biology: A focus on internal assessment DP English Cat 3
Subject specific seminar: French ab initio DP French Cat 3
Subject specific seminar: Language B (generic) DP English Cat 3
Subject specific seminar: Spanish ab initio DP Spanish Cat 3
Subject specific seminar: Spanish B DP Spanish Cat 3
TOK for subject teachers DP English Cat 3
CP Administrators CP English Cat 1
Heads of School/IB coordinators: Implementing the MYP curriculum MYP English Cat 1
Language acquisition (generic): Delivering the MYP curriculum MYP English Cat 2
Language and literature: Managing assessment in the MYP MYP English Cat 3
An introduction to the IB programme standards for administrators new to the PYP (CLOSED) PYP English Cat 1
Programme of inquiry: A strategy to support school's self-assessment (CLOSED) PYP English Cat 2

Event schedule

Accommodation details

The IB has reserved a number of hotel rooms for participants at the workshop venue, Crowne Plaza, as well as the IBIS and Novotel for a reduced fee. Please be sure to book these well in advance as they will be released over time and all un-booked rooms will be released six weeks before the event. However, all reservations must be made directly with the hotel/agent. Participants are responsible for their own travel to and from the event. (Please refer to the IB's cancellation and safety policy).

Crowne Plaza Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road P.O. 23215, Dubai

Book an IB reserved room at the Crowne Plaza Dubai 

Situated across the street from the Dubai World Trade Center, the Crowne Plaza® is one of the most conveniently located hotels on Sheikh Zayed Road. The Dubai Metro lies a few steps away and can whisk you to Dubai International Airport in no time. Complimentary hotel shuttles offer regular service to Kite Beach and the Dubai Mall.

IBIS, Trade Centre District, 9914, Dubai &
Novotel, Al Saa'da Street, PO Box 9622, 9622 DUBAI

Both, the IBIS and the Novotel, are within walking distance to the Crowne Plaza and can be booked at the World Trade Center. To book, please submit the completed booking form.

Travel details

Flights: The Sky Team airlines are pleased to be appointed as the Official Airline Network for this IB Event. To obtain SKy Team rates please click here


Currency: United Arab Emirates dirham

Average weather in February: 28 Centigrade OR 82 Fahrenheit

Getting there by plane: Dubai International Airport is the primary airport serving Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Transportation: By far the most convenient and most popular way to get round Dubai is taxi. Taxis are metered. Minimum fare is 12 Dhs and it would cost you typically 80-100 Dhs to go from one end of Dubai to the other.

General information

Workshop/conference organisation: IB Africa, Europe, Middle East Regional Office Churchillplein 6,  2517 JW, The Hague, The Netherlands Tel.: +31 70 352 6000 Or send an e-mail to
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